The Code of Behaviour on Academic Matters protects academic integrity at the University. Some examples of offences that are sanctioned under the Code include:
- Plagiarism - Using the words or ideas of another person without citing the source
- Unauthorized Aids – Using unauthorized aids, which could be considered cheating on tests and exams
- Unauthorized Assistance - Having someone else do the work for you
- Forgery or falsification - Making a false statement, presenting a false document or signing someone else’s name on a document required by the University.
- Personation - Having someone else write an exam for you or writing an exam for someone else
- Concocting - Using false data or providing false references
- Self-Plagiarism - Submitting work for credit in a course when you have submitted it in another course
Instructor resources - UTSC Library Guides: Academic Integrity
The Office of Academic Integrity at UTSC offers regular Academic Integrity Matters <AIM> workshops. The Winter 2017 AIM workshops will be on January 30 and February 8 <flyer and handbill for distribution.> More dates added each new academic term. Check back regularly.
in collaboration with:
- Centre for Teaching and Learning
- English Language Development Centre
- The Writing Centre
- Academic Advising and Career Centre
- International Student Centre